A-League blow as Tinkler quits Jets

April 10, 2012
By Liam FitzGibbon
The A-League has been thrown into chaos after billionaire owner Nathan Tinkler's Hunter Sports Group announced it is handing back its licence for the Newcastle Jets because of irreconcilable differences with Football Federation Australia.

In a big blow to FFA just days after Gold Coast became the third club to fold in the competition's short history, HSG said it had been forced into the decision after losing confidence in FFA's administration of the game.

FFA thought it had ...

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